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Political Science (PSCI)

Department of Political Science Faculty of Public Affairs

PSCI 4505 [0.5 credit]

Transitions to Democracy

A comparative analysis of processes of democratization. Diverse theoretical approaches to understanding the timing, causes, nature, and limitations of democratization. Examples from Europe and Russia, Latin America, Africa, and Asia.
Prerequisite: fourth-year Honours standing or permission of the Department, and one of PSCI 2102, PSCI 3100, PSCI 3204, PSCI 3208, PSCI 3209, PSCI 3500, PSCI 3502, PSCI 3704, or PSCI 3705.
Seminar three hours a week.

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